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by Stevenloan
Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Route
Replies: 1
Views: 31

Route

A: What's on your Thanksgiving menus? B: Since I'm on my own here - not going to go to the usual huge gathering of friends.... hopefully, someone will bring me some actual turkey - otherwise, just another meal. A: I know that many go the Chinese food route for Thanksgiving also. So, while I hope yo...
by Stevenloan
Mon Nov 23, 2020 7:07 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Come close
Replies: 3
Views: 281

Re: Come close

trolley and Erik : Thank you both so much for your help. Have a good day.

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by Stevenloan
Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Come close
Replies: 3
Views: 281

Come close

A: Which is the best city to walk around and experience the Christmas Season and why? B: NYC by far. No place else comes close. - Hi everyone! Will it also sound natural to say " No place else is similar to it " rather than "No place else comes close" in this situation? Your answers will be highly a...
by Stevenloan
Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Run a red light
Replies: 5
Views: 240

Re: Run a red light

trolley, Phil White, Erik and BonnieL : Thank you all so much for your help. I really appreciate it. Enjoy your weekend.

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by Stevenloan
Thu Nov 19, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Run a red light
Replies: 5
Views: 240

Run a red light

- Hi guys! I drive through a green light but a man suddenly runs a red light and he brakes hard and almost hits my car. I get furious and want to say something to him. Which question below fits better in this context? 1. Do you want to die? 2. Are you sick of death? Your answers will be greatly appr...
by Stevenloan
Thu Nov 19, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Roger
Replies: 6
Views: 609

Re: Roger

Phil White, Bob and trolley : Thank you all so much for your answers. Have a nice day.

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by Stevenloan
Sat Nov 14, 2020 5:38 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Drool
Replies: 2
Views: 282

Re: Drool

trolley : Thanks very much for your answer. It is really helpful. Have a great weekend.

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by Stevenloan
Fri Nov 13, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Drool
Replies: 2
Views: 282

Drool

Hi guys! My mother has just finished baking an apple pie and she is taking it out of the oven, when I see the pie, the saliva in my mouth wants to go out because the pie looks so tasty. Which sentence below used correctly in this situation? 1. Looking at the pie makes my mouth water. 2. Looking at t...
by Stevenloan
Fri Nov 13, 2020 4:13 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Absent-minded
Replies: 5
Views: 451

Re: Absent-minded

BonnieL : Thanks for your answer. Have a nice day.

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by Stevenloan
Fri Nov 13, 2020 4:12 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Roger
Replies: 6
Views: 609

Re: Roger

Erik : Thanks very much for your answer. Have a good day.

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by Stevenloan
Thu Nov 12, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Roger
Replies: 6
Views: 609

Roger

Hi guys! " Roger that !" is slang, usually used in radio transmissions such as military communications, meaning " I understand " or " I hear you. " Synonymous with " I copy that ." Often just " Roger ". Do you sometimes use " Roger that !" with family members, colleagues or friends in spoken English...
by Stevenloan
Thu Nov 12, 2020 6:09 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Absent-minded
Replies: 5
Views: 451

Re: Absent-minded

trolley and Phil White : Thank you both very much for your answers. Have a good day.

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by Stevenloan
Wed Nov 11, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Absent-minded
Replies: 5
Views: 451

Absent-minded

I have a cousin who is 34 years old. He forgets things easily and quickly. Are the sentences below used correctly in this context?

1. My cousin has a great forgettery.
2. My cousin is very absent-minded.

Your answers will be highly appreciated.

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by Stevenloan
Tue Nov 10, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: The door of
Replies: 2
Views: 346

Re: The door of

Erik : Thanks a lot for your version. It is really helpful. Have a nice day.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Nov 09, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: The door of
Replies: 2
Views: 346

The door of

Hi guys! When a pregnant woman is hospitalized and about to give birth to a baby, there are several potential dangers to the woman. Is the sentence below used correctly in this situation? "When it comes to giving birth to a baby, the door of giving birth and the door of being dead of a mother are ra...